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Academic Center for Tutoring

Academic Center for Tutoring

ACT Staff Resources

During "down time," please search YouTube with the terms "effective tutoring strategies." You can add to these search terms the name of your discipline, for example, "effective tutoring strategies psychology." Watch the videos with the top views and appropriate titles, while also attending intermittently to clients and ACT shift duties (See below).

Many of the following files require that you to use your Columbus State MyCSU or CougarView access information. 

Training Forms & Documents

Tutors & Peer Leaders


EAB Basic Procedures - TUTORS & PEER LEADERS

Class Visit Instructions 

Tutor Report Guidelines

Additional Responsibilities and Tutor/Peer Leader Downtime Checklist

Shift Responsibilities - TUTORS

Tracking Attendance & Completing Group Tutor Reports - PEER LEADERS

*NEW* Employee Team-Based Points System

ACT Front Desk Substitute Instructions

Online Appointment Instructions

Conducting a Live Online Tutoring Appointment - MATH-SCIENCE-HUMANITIES TUTORS

Conducting an Online Writing Tutoring Appointment - WRITING-HUMANITIES TUTORS

Staff Meetings

Sample Summary & Reflection for a Missed Meeting - WRITING-HUMANITIES STAFF

Sample Summary & Reflection for a Missed Meeting - MATH-SCIENCE STAFF 

New Tutors & New Peer Leaders

Observation Form for Face-to-Face Tutoring

Observation Training Procedures

Safety Information

ACT Emergency Protocol

Active Shooter Video *This video is intended to help staff know what to do in the event of an active shooter situation on campus. Some scenes are violent. Viewer discretion is advised.

BART (Behavioral Assessment & Recommendation Team)

SAVE (Sexual Assault & Violence Education)

Campus Carry (House Bill 280) - ACT staff and clients should know and comply with the Campus Carry (House Bill 280) law. 

ACT Administration


Handbook - Administrative Assistants & Graduate Assistants

Employment Resources

Before completing an Additional Payment Form, watch training video Completing an Additional Pay Form and read the procedure for completing a form. Then open the form, download the form, complete the form (according to the video), save the form to your device or cloud drive, print the form, sign the form, and scan it to Dr. Rendleman by using the printer/copier/scanner in Woodall 104.

Reporting Your Shift Time Using the Weekly Elapsed Timesheet (Hourly Employees)

HR Connect Employee Self Service Training Videos

Pay Periods (Scroll down to Bi-weekly Payroll Schedule. Click the appropriate link.)

Form for Staff Recommendations & Reporting Incidents MyCSU/OneCSU Login information REQUIRED to access the form.

ACT Staff Profile Form MyCSU/OneCSU Login information REQUIRED to access the form.